Reunion Weekend 2021
Join us October 15 & 16 for Reunion Weekend, celebrating the classes of 1970 and 1971!
You won’t want to miss this special weekend filled with exciting events, including a kickoff lunch, campus tour, happy hour cocktail reception, a private tailgate, BEVO Blvd, and so much more!
Come back to the Forty Acres and celebrate being a part of The University of Texas at Austin Classes of 1970 and 1971!
Note: Football tickets are sold separately. Group football ticket information will be available in August. Please check back often. Visit TexasSports.com for season ticket information.
Friday, Oct. 15
11:00 a.m. Welcome packet pickup, Etter-Harbin Alumni Center
11:30 – 1:30 p.m. Kickoff Luncheon with Dr. Jeremi Suri, Professor, LBJ School of Public Affairs
Jeremi Suri holds the Mack Brown Distinguished Chair for Leadership in Global Affairs at The University of Texas at Austin. He is a professor in the university’s Department of History and the LBJ School of Public Affairs. Professor Suri is the author and editor of nine books on contemporary politics and foreign policy. His most recent book is The Impossible Presidency: The Rise and Fall of America’s Highest Office. His other books include Henry Kissinger and the American Century, Liberty’s Surest Guardian: American Nation-Building from the Founders to Obama, and Foreign Policy Breakthroughs: Cases in Successful Diplomacy (with Robert Hutchings). Professor Suri writes for major newspapers and magazines including The New York Times, The Washington Post, The New York Daily News, The Dallas Morning News, The Houston Chronicle, The Boston Globe, Foreign Affairs, Fortune, The American Prospect, and Wired. He also writes for various on-line sites and blogs. He is a popular public lecturer, and he appears frequently on radio and television programs.
1:45 p.m. Class Photo
2:15 – 3:00 p.m. Campus Tour
Details coming soon!
3:00 p.m. Self-guided walking tours or free time
Take this time to talk with friends or explore on your own pace. We will see you again at happy hour!
5:00 – 7:00 p.m. Happy Hour Etter-Harbin Alumni Center
Saturday, Oct. 16
3 hours before kickoff Private, ‘Come and Go’ Tailgate, Etter-Harbin Alumni Center
Drop by the Alumni Center before the game to visit with friends and cheer on the Texas Longhorns. The tailgate includes two drink tickets and light bites.
Time TBA Texas vs. Oklahoma State, DKR Memorial Stadium
As a courtesy, Fairmont Austin is holding a small block of rooms subject to availability. We highly encourage you to make reservations before Sept. 15 to take advantage of group rates.
Reservation questions? Contact the Fairmont Austin at 1-800-257-7544.
Tickets on sale August 1, 2021
What if Reunion Weekend is canceled?
As always, canceled events are automatically refunded. All purchasers will receive 100% reimbursement on the credit card they used to register for the event. Attendees and purchasers will be notified of the event cancellation via email.
What if my plans have changed?
Full refunds will be available through 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 7, 2021. To request a refund, the attendee or purchaser must notify the Texas Exes of their intent to cancel via email at firstname.lastname@example.org by 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 7, 2021. There will be no refunds after this date.
Visit UT’s COVID-19 update page for the latest information about social distancing and preventative measures.